A flagship lecture series
The series welcomes talks from key business figures from across the globe, representing a variety of sectors, who offer expert knowledge and insight into a range of current issues affecting business leaders today.
These events offer an excellent opportunity for networking in an informal environment.
The Corporate Wisdom Event Series is one element in an important partnership between Leeds University Business School and Corporate Wisdom, which aims to develop Yorkshire’s business community by:
- Offering networking opportunities between current and future business leaders
- Engaging audiences with exceptional motivational speakers
- Providing valuable and unique insights into a variety of business fields
- Encouraging the exchange of knowledge and informed debate surrounding key global issues facing businesses today
- Previous speakers
Ashok Gupta, Chair, The Pensions and Lifetime Savings Association, Defined Benefit Taskforce
Gisela Abbam, Global Executive Director, GE Healthcare
Jane Cordell, Result CIC
Dr Simon Hayward, Chief Executive, Cirrus
Sofi W Elfving, Research Manager, Ericsson AB
Louise Fowler, Marketing Director, First Direct
Lord Robert Skidelsky, Emeritus Professor of Political Economy, University of Warwick
Neil Doncaster, Chief Executive, Scottish Professional Football League
David Noon, Head of Audit Advisory, Deloitte LLP
Roger Bootle, Managing Director, Capital Economics
Rashik Parmar, President, IBM Academy of Technology
Dr David Chaffey, Publisher, Smart Insights
Jason Gatenby, Chief Executive, Montagu Private Equity LLP
- Corporate Wisdom Events on YouTube
Take a look at our most recent Corporate Wisdom lecture with Ashok Gupta, Chair of The Pensions and Lifetime Savings Association, Defined Benefit Taskforce.
Visit the Business School YouTube channel to view all of our lectures.
- Contact Us
For more information please contact Sian Chaplin, Events Coordinator via email or call +44 (0)113 343 8652.
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